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Carpe Diem

5A Albert Avenue, Bray, Ireland
+353 1 276 2697
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“piadina” (5 reviews)
“bread” (12 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Street Food, Cafe, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5A Albert Avenue, Bray, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is really amazing and the staff is very friendly and helpful, I recommend for everyone, who visit Bray.

1  Thank izometr
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

I have been a customer of Carpe Diem for a long time.. What a unique place this is. Best coffee in Dublin by a long way. The chat and the fun interaction between the people who frequent this place has to be experienced. I guarantee...More

Thank Fintan B
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Bread could be a bit softer, but decent piadina. Staff are super friendly! Good place for a quick bite (not a restaurant)

Thank smll_tlkr
Reviewed August 27, 2018

A great little spot near Bray Seafront Bray that serves great food by really nice staff I always look forward to my trip to Carpe Diem ! one of Brays few secrets..

Thank Des B
Reviewed August 23, 2018

This easy-to-miss cafe/restaurant turns out some seriously good food. The staff clearly love quality food and drink. I asked our waiter where he got the mozzarella from, expecting him to say it was from a wholesaler, Dublin etc. Instead, he gave me a detailed description...More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and wine right by the beach in Bray. Delicious sandwiches, cheeses, meats, and vegetables. Friendly staff. Great value.

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Checked out good places to eat on TripAdvisor and read the reviews. Staff welcoming and warm. Food fresh and gorgeous. Organic Red wine was excellent. Good reason to call in Bray.

Thank Kineghan
CarpediemBray, Proprietario at Carpe Diem, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Thanks a lot for your review.hope to see you again soon....

Reviewed July 31, 2018

We had to call in here as our house is named 'Carpé Diem'! We weren't disappointed. The Italian food is always good, tho' here it was really tasty and service great. Good portions as well. ENJOY!

Thank Christy_Luv2
CarpediemBray, Proprietario at Carpe Diem, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Thanks a lot for your kind words and compliments for the name of your house.....such a beautiful one....😜

Reviewed July 23, 2018

The tastiest Italian food I had outside Italy, in a friendly & cozy atmosphere. Both the pasta and the cheese&meat boards are delicious. Such a good meal that I stop by everytime I visit Bray

Thank Diana M
CarpediemBray, Proprietario at Carpe Diem, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Thanks a lot for sharing your experience with us.ciao

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing in setting and food and wine. It's just fabulous and great value for money. Homemade food at its finest. Staff really really know there stuff. Enjoy

Thank vincent d
CarpediemBray, Proprietario at Carpe Diem, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Thanks a lot......we try our best to give you the best of our knowledge.hope to see you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A Albert Avenue, Bray, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wicklow  >  Bray
  • Phone Number: +353 1 276 2697
Carpediem is a Mozzarella and Wine bar.
We are open 7 days a week from 10am until late.
Hot food available every day from the kitchen for lunch from 12pm-3pm and for dinner from 6pm-9pm.
Our Mozzarella Bar serves food from 10am 'till late such as Homemade Panini and Piadina,Salads,traditional Italian cheese and cured meat boards and Daily Specials...
Here at Carpediem everything is Homemade....
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